Her first husband was Robert Jordan Pritchard, Jr., who she married in 1884. They were only married for about seven years, when he died in 1891. She was left with three children, Lula, Earnest, and Ruby. She remarried a William Sylvester Henson, and had three more girls. Allie, Carrie, and Lorene. Minnie died in 1903, about a year after her last child.